2017 Kia Sportage vs 2017 Ford Escape

Small size crossovers continue to be popular vehicle choices. The real challenge is finding your perfect match among the competition. It can help to compare two models side-by-side to get an in-depth look at what each has to offer. Today we're going to do just that by comparing the 2017 Kia Sportage and the 2017 Ford Escape. These vehicles might be similar in size, but they have many differences waiting to be discovered.

The first major difference between these two vehicles is their starting price. The Kia Sportage is very affordable with a starting price of just $22,990. The Ford Escape, on the other hand, is slightly more expensive at $23,590. This might seem like a small difference, but it is worth considering if you are shopping with a strict budget in mind.

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2017 Kia Sportage vs 2017 Ford Escape
$22,990 MSRP $23,590
181 Horsepower 168
2,000 Pounds 1,500 pounds
Standard Alloy Wheels Optional

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Besides being more affordable, the Sportage is also more powerful. It offers 181 horsepower, which helps give the Sportage the capability to tow up to 2,000 pounds when properly equipped. The Ford Escape only offers 168 horsepower and can only tow up to 1,500 pounds. If power is important to you, you might want to take a closer look at what the Sportage has to offer.

If you are interested in learning more about the 2017 Kia Sportage, call or visit Serra Kia. We will be able to answer any further questions you might have. We can even help you schedule a test drive here in the Rochester, MI area. Come see what other drivers already love about the affordable and powerful Sportage.


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